- How the NOAA National Center for Environmental Information, the NC State’s Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS-NC), and the USAF’s 14th Weather Squadron provide business opportunities in Asheville and Western North Carolina.
- Explain the economic impact NOAA’s budget has on the Asheville and the Western North Carolina economy.
- The federal budgeting process and how Presidential budget proposals are transformed by Congress into specific funding decisions.
This is the first in a series of presentations and talks that will attempt to explain the budgeting process and provide a factual understanding of the significant contribution NOAA makes to the Asheville, Western North Carolina and The Collider. Please bring your lunch and join in the conversation.